Ready for some gambling ? The Le Locle-based watchmaker Christophe Claret unveiled this unique piece X-TREM-1 Pinball for the Only Watch charity auction held in Monaco on the 28th of September. Taking its inspiration from pinball machines, the “Pinball” is an evolution on the X-TREM-1 which debuted last year. Technical Specifications of this incredible watch after the jump.
Swiss manufacturer, Ulysse Nardin has teamed up with HBO to create “The Night’s Watch”, a timepiece inspired by drama television series Game of Thrones. Based on “Black Sea” rugged diving chronograph, “The Night’s Watch” features a 45.8mm stainless steel case coated with matte black rubber, sapphire crystal caseback, while the strap features the phrases “The Night’s Watch” and “I am the Sword in the Darkness”. “We are thrilled to be [...]
Last month at Baselworld, TAG Heuer introduced the TAG Heuer Monaco Automobile Club de Monaco Black Edition, a limited edition for the motoring club of Monaco. Housed within a 39 mm Titanium Carbide coated case with fine-brushed and polished finishings the timepiece is powered by Tag’s Calibre 12 chronograph movement. The watch is limited to 225 pieces and will be priced at $8200 USD. [ TAG Heuer / Hodinkee ]
Porsche Design unveiled a new travel watch the P‘6752 WorldTraveler, an update to the P’6750 model first released back in 2007. It shows the time in two different time zones in parallel. The watch has a shot-blasted titanium case measuring 42mm with screw-down crown and features non-reflective and scratchproof sapphire glass; is waterproof up to a depth of 50 metres (5 ATM). Inside the case is a self-winding Eterna calibre [...]
Hublot presented at BaselWorld 2013, a surprising new member of the Hublot watch family – the Hublot Classic Fusion Haute Joaillerie. Developed and produced entirely in the Hublot Manufacture workshops the figures speak for themselves: 1185 baguette diamonds (they come from Yakutsk, Eastern Siberia ,Russia). 4100 hours of cutting. 500 hours of dimensional checking and quality control. 4 months’ work for the stone-setters. In total: 64 experts each in their [...]
Fresh news from Baselworld 2013 – Hublot just unveiled the new Masterpiece MP-05 LaFerrari. The timepiece is entirely designed and developed by the Hublot Manufacture engineers and watchmakers in tribute to “LaFerrari” (the entire watch body looks like a Ferrari engine). With 50 days of power reserve the MP-05 “LaFerrari” is record setting for a hand-wound Tourbillon wristwatch, thanks to its 11 barrels. Price or the Hublot Masterpiece MP-05 LaFerrari [...]
Richard Mille brings two new tourbillon models to the RM family of jewellery watches: RM 26-01 Panda and the RM 52-01 Skull; both watches will debut at Baselworld 2013. Successor of its predecessor Tourbillon RM 026, the new RM26-01 featuring a giant panda is equipped with a baseplate machined from black Onyx, a variety of chalcedony composed of silicon dioxide (SiO2) from the cryptocrystalline quartz group. The RM 26-01 tourbillon [...]